Preschool Overview

Preschool at St. Thomas

To be known more fully, it takes dedicated teachers who are truly inspired by children.

Starting with junior preschool at age three, students who begin their education at St. Thomas become better learners and leaders throughout their school years.

Why Preschool at St. Thomas?

St. Thomas preschoolers receive a strong foundation for future learning and an interactive educational experience that cannot be rivaled by other preschools in the area.
  • St. Thomas preschool teachers are certified and have extensive experience in early childhood education.
  • Preschool faculty participate regularly in professional development to ensure they make full use of education’s best practices.
  • Our preschool curriculum offers additional learning experiences in Spanish, music and movement, science, dance, yoga, and library.
  • Preschoolers have access to the same great learning resources and facilities as our K–5 students.
  • Exploratorium (early care), after care, and Quest (athletics and enrichment) offer optional age-appropriate programming that can extend the day from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • We intentionally keep classes small—with two teachers and 13 students in an average class—to ensure each child receives plenty of individual attention.
  • Preschool families enjoy the warm community of the entire school at St. Thomas.

Preschool Resources

List of 11 items.

  • Dance studio

  • Art studio

  • Three science labs

  • Makerspace, design lab, and digital studio

  • Gross-motor indoor playroom

  • Library/media center

  • Church and chapel

  • Playground

  • Two athletic fields

  • Butterfly garden

  • 500-seat auditorium